February 20, 2022

BSI/ASR issues weather warning as crop season continues

A few weeks ago, there was a warning against the increased appearance of metal, stone and other objects among cane being delivered to the mill at [...]
February 10, 2022

Belize Sugar Industries Limited touts cleaner air emissions from new system

But few stop to consider the untold environmental impact of the practices of Belize Sugar Industries Limited (BSI) in producing sugar, prior to its acquisition by [...]
January 21, 2022

Belize Sugar Industries condemns workplace violence, bans Everaldo Uk from its compound- says he can still deliver his cane

ASR/BSI categorized the December 27 attack on Puck as "unacceptable," and stressed that the company has a zero-tolerance policy toward workplace violence and, therefore, does not [...]
January 5, 2022

National Trade Union Congress gives kudos for interim sugar agreement

Foremost among them are those two parties who as much as a month ago were far apart on the issue of even signing such an agreement, [...]
December 31, 2021

Government to defend potential lawsuit on Tower Hill blockade

So, should the BSCFA expect a lawsuit? Perhaps, but according to chairman Andy Westby who spoke to Channel 5 News earlier today, it has been covered.
December 30, 2021

BBN Year in Review 2021 Part III. Business and Economy

But ‘King Sugar’ began and ended 2021 in turmoil. There were disputes over production estimates that caused a delay to the start of the season, then [...]
December 30, 2021

Belize Sugar Industries Limited (BSI) maintains it has acted in good faith, condemns ‘illegal’ blockade

The company contends that the blockade is illegal as it prevents all cane farmers, including those of the Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association (BSCFA) from delivering [...]
December 30, 2021

Cañeros march in front of Prime Minister’s house as interim agreement delayed

They made clear their disappointment with the man who they said they voted for to protect them against BSI/ASR, shouting for him to help them and [...]